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THE BIG APPLE LOVES WILLIE MAYS IN ’79
New York City baseball legend Willie Mays — who was a Met from 1972 to 1973 — was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979 and appeared on the cover of the 1979 Mets Information Guide. ...
BIG INNING LEADS TO BIG WIN
An eight-run 1st inning provided all the offense the Mets needed in their 12-5 home win over the LA Dodgers. Starting pitcher Dock Ellis knocked in one of the runs himself when the Mets sent 12 men to ...
LOOKING TO THE FUTURE, 1979
The Mets were in a rebuilding phase in 1979, just a few years ahead of postseason contention. The roster featured several standouts, such as All-Star CF Lee Mazzilli, who batted .303 on the season, an ...